Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $20 (1850-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 636,445
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 33.4400g
AGW: 0.9675oz
Melt Value: $1591.54 (2/22/2020)
Diameter: 34mm
Edge: Reeded
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1859 S $20 MS obverse 1859 S $20 MS reverse
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Last Updated: 2/21/2020

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1859 S $20 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1800 1880 1930 2100 2700 3500 4000 4325 6350 10200 19500 27000 66500 - - - - - - -
$ - - - - 8150 - 25000 - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 958
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 62

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 2/18/2020 1859 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base--1123622071041782151399127--------958
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Total--1123622071051802181399127--------964
 --0%0%2%6%21%11%19%23%14%1%1%1%-------- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1859 S $20 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base192823682417244825852781288532603545388544995922731787681084115570245873918462967101940104711107537
2075238424272494265028163010335536584090497363877801945912417185762945347112759581028641056530
00000030103355365840904973638778019459124171857629453471127595810286400
000000313534503772429454486852828410150139942158134318550398894910378700
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Grade: AU 58
Points: 4499
Owner: Grandman
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 4499
Owner: Hugh Stiel Rare Coins
 
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